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1. confine

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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. confine: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. confine: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. confine: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. confine: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. confine: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. confine: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Confine, confine: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. confine: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. confine: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. confine: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. confine: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. confine: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. confine: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. confine: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. confine: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. confine: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Confine: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Confine: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. confine: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. confine: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. confine, confine: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. confine: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. confine: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. confine: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. confine: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. confine: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. confine: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. confine: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  2. confine: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  3. confine: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confine: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confine: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (confine)

verb:  deprive of freedom; take into confinement
verb:  prevent from leaving or from being removed
verb:  to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
verb:  restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
verb:  close in or confine
verb:  place limits on (extent or access)

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Phrases that include confine:   confine in a cage, confine or an animal to, confine someone to/in, confine someone to in more...

Words similar to confine:   bound, circumscribe, confined, confiner, confining, detain, enclose, hold, limit, restrain, restrict, throttle, trammel, hemin, hold in, more...

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